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What you can expect from the release of iOS 14

What you can expect from the release of iOS 14

Apple just had their WWDC conference, which was streamed completely online. This is the first time since WWDC began in 2005 that it has been streamlined exclusively online with no in-person event. The video below from The Verge pulls together the Keynote speech in 18...

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Beginners Guide to Google Analytics for Firebase

Beginners Guide to Google Analytics for Firebase

Google Analytics for Firebase is a free analytics tool used to gain a better understanding of how users interact with your app. It's a great analytics tool for marketers, developers and project managers to help grow and monetise an app. Source Setting up Google...

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Fetching a one-time password for an app on Android

Fetching a one-time password for an app on Android

Are you looking to implement a one-time password (OTP) functionality in an Android app? Android Developers have shared a handy new way to do this. By using the SMS User Consent API you can prompt your users to share a single SMS message containing a one-time password....

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Best App Analytics Tools for 2020 and Beyond

Best App Analytics Tools for 2020 and Beyond

There are numerous app analytics tools on the market so how do you choose the right one for your app? To help you find the answer we’ve put together a list of app analytics tools that can support your app in 2020 and beyond. We’re focusing on in-app analytics here but...

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Swift JSON Date Formatting

Swift JSON Date Formatting

Confused by fractional components appearing in your JSON when using unix timestamps? See the custom formatters below for a way to get back to integers if that's what you need for your API JSON is the de facto way of sending and receiving data from APIs these days. And...

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4 things to consider before sending push notications

4 things to consider before sending push notications

We got into a discussion in the office this morning about the use of push notifications, and in particular, how we advise clients on the best use of push. You see, marketing people like the idea of push. They see it as a “channel” to get in touch with their users. But...

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App Performance; Measuring & Optimisation

App Performance; Measuring & Optimisation

A new client came to us recently with a project that would test our ability on app performance. They had a sample iOS app, which loaded a point cloud into a 3D model. They wanted to build a proof of concept app and incorporate this 3D model into it as a nice visual....

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